Alibi V.27 No.51 • Dec 20-26, 2018 

Year in Review: News

Another Year Over

Local news expands to fill pages and lives

What can we say about 2018? We took a stroll through Weekly Alibi’s body of coverage of local governing bodies for the year, and here’s what went down in our lovely town.
Still from Allyson Packer’s Liquid State at Vitrine this summer
Courtesy of Allyson Packer

Year in Review: Arts & Lit

The Year in How Things Seemed

2018 in art imitating life and vice versa

In 2018, Maggie Grimason stepped out of her life and into art, the world and—wait, what's this doing out here?—her life.
Modern General

Year in Review: Food

The Biggest Burque Food Stories of 2018

2018 was the year the fermentation craze reached its peak in the form of The Noma Guide to Fermentation cookbook and the year the whole world learned about how amazing Viet-Cajun food is thanks to “Ugly Delicious” on Netflix.
Eighth Grade

Year in Review: Film

A Bunch of Favourites

The top 10 films of 2018

If you didn’t see these 2018 films in theaters, feel free to hunt them down now and see what all the fuss is about.
Wayne Coyne and Steven Drozd of The Flaming Lips
George Salisbury

Year in Review: Music

What Was With All the Music?

Lo que fue en Burque

August March reminisces about a music scene whose fecundity is matched by its vigorous variety.
weed trophy

Year in Review: Baked Goods

Annual Baked Goods Awards

Our favorite dispensaries and strains

Navigating the mess of medicines and providers is a chore unto itself, and we know sometimes you just need a little help from your friends. These were our favorite Albuquerque strains and dispensaries this year